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The Rope Swing

A boy built himself a rope swing for a large tree in the field nearby.  He had to work hard to convince his father to let him have the rope, for there were other plans for its use.  Finally, his

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Posted in Based on New Testament, Matthew, Pride

Motion Sick

Snow blinded for a moment, the man stopped the snowmobile and looked down.  He waited for his vision to return and looked behind him to his companion. His pre-teen daughter was becoming more like a young woman every day, and

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Posted in Based on New Testament, Matthew, Self-focus

Cry, Baby

A newborn baby found great comfort in her mother’s arms.  She was a delight to hold, because her entire demeanor changed when she was picked up.  Her face relaxed, her body responded to the warmth and movement of the person

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Posted in God's Will, Matthew, Parables

Just a Bad Dream

A teenage mother moved in with a neighbor who had pity on her and her situation.  After the child was born and was a few years old, the neighbor began to hint that the young lady should move to a

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Posted in Based on New Testament, God's Will, Matthew

Your Family Will Be Here Soon

An unexpected winter storm stranded travelers at a rest stop for several hours.  While there, a large family joined the already gathered group of dejected travelers waiting.  The children were exuberant and energetic, and kept their parents quite busy trying

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Posted in Based on New Testament, Judging, Matthew

The Effective Tutor

  A boy with special needs and a pronounced learning disability was introduced to a young lady as his tutor at the age of six. His parents and grandparents were well off financially and were able to offer a considerable

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Posted in Based on New Testament, Matthew, Repentance

Oh…Cuss Word!

A young teenage girl accidentally stepped into some dog poop as she was walking in a park and said a cuss word.  Her parents chastised her for the slip and said she should choose her words more carefully.  The girl

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Posted in Based on New Testament, Matthew, Praise & Worship

Coulorophobia

At a young age, a boy became frightened by a clown that got too close and developed a phobia of clowns.  He avoided them at amusement parks and excused himself from carnivals and parades. He successfully avoided them for several

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Posted in Based on New Testament, Fear, Matthew

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